Watch President Obama's Address to the Nation on Syria and the Islamic State

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President Obama addressed the nation tonight from the White House about the crisis in Iraq and Syria, where he's expected to announce an expansion of the U.S. military effort against the group that's overrun large swaths of both countries. You can watch the speech below, and read our coverage of the speech here:

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